Each day I will unveil a new entry in my Advent calendar based on adverts printed in the Illustrated London News during the month of December exactly 100 years ago – in 1912, the Edwardian era.
Each day I will display an advert from my collection of the newspapers for your delight.
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|1st||Crawfords Assorted Shortbread|
|2nd||The Gramophone Company|
|3rd||Foot’s Bath Cabinet|
|4th||Foot’s Adjustable Rest-Chair|
|6th||Horlick’s Malted Milk|
|7th||An Edwardian Cable Car!|
|8th||Colgate’s Ribbon Dental Cream|
|9th||Doan’s Backache Kidney Pills for Renal Troubles|
|12th||Mantinee Hand-Made Turkish Cigarettes|
|15th||A Motion Photograph of Yourself|
|18th||Allenbury’s Glycerine and Black Currant Pastilles|
|20th||San Sebastian Spain (Just 11 hours from Paris!)|
|21st||Doan’s Backache Kidney Pills|
|22nd||Jewsbury & Brown’s Oriental Tooth Powder|